November 10, 2015 – The Fort Valley State University campus community is deeply saddened to announce of the sudden death of a freshman student, Chrishea Cummings, 18, from Folkston, Ga.
The infant and child development major passed away early today at the Houston County Medical Center in Warner Robins, Ga. from complications of sickle cell disease after falling ill in her dorm room early Sunday morning and being taken by ambulance after complaining of hip pain.
Cards and sentiments may be sent to the family’s home:
Ms. Brenda Pender (Chrishea’s Aunt & Guardian)
P.O. Box 523
Folkston, GA 31537
The FVSU Office of Student Health and Counseling Services, located in the Florence J. Hunt Wellness Center, is offering grief counseling to the campus community. For details, call (478) 822-1033.